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Alberta’s Top 70 Employers 2017

Logo for the Alberta Top 70 Employers

This year Valard Geomatics made Alberta’s Top 70 Employers list! This is a huge accomplishment for such a young company but is testament of their innovative out-of-the-box solutions to industry and market challenges. This award marks Valard Geomatics as an industry leader in our quality, safety, performance, diversity and overall ability to overcome obstacles.

Valard Geomatics Ltd accepting Alberta Top 70 Employers certificate.

From left to right (Nicole Goulet – HR Generalist, Lesley Sick – Managing Director, Richard Yereme – Managing Editor of the Canada’s Top 100 Employers Project)

Valard Geomatics was chosen for their resiliency in a tough market, avoiding employment cuts while maintaining support to their employees through their benefit plans and competitive compensation model. Valard Geomatics was selected for this award, as a team, for their unique approach, strategic growth and diversified solutions to industry and economic challenges.

Their assistance with RSP contributions, employee development with tuition subsidies and encouragement of a healthy and active lifestyle assisted Valard Geomatics in supporting their employees both personally and professionally.

As per Global News (see link below for the full article) Employers across Alberta are evaluated on a set criteria, which includes:

  • Physical Workplace
  • Work and Social Atmosphere
  • Health, financial and family benefits.
  • Vacation and Time off.
  • Employee Communications
  • Performance Management
  • Training and Skills development
  • Community Involvement

Thank you to all the employees at Valard Geomatics. Their feedback and suggestions to the management team assisted them in creating an award winning environment. We would not be one of Alberta’s top 70 employers if it weren’t for the hard work and dedication of the staff overall. Perseverance got us through the challenges of this tough economy. Valard Geomatics has the right team of committed employees in place to tackle any challenge faced.

You can check out our winning summary and highlights at

You can also check out the other winners and see who we are now being recognized at

Full Global News Article –